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Tuesday 20 August 2019

Family's bedside vigil as farmer badly injured

friends and family of local farmer Paddy Devereux have been keeping vigil at his bedside at Wexford Hospital since he was seriously injured in a farm accident near Kilmore on Friday.

Mr Devereux, who is his early 70s, was moving cattle at his farm at Boley's Cross when he was struck by a gate in the accident. He suffered serious head injuries and was taken to hospital by ambulance following the call-out which was also attended by the Rescue 117 helicopter. Mr Devereux used to farm at Rochestown, Drinagh, and comes from the well-known Devereux business and farming family.

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